Find your fabulous in Forks

Searching for fashions, accessories and gifts that are uniquely grand? Whether you’re on the Northside, Southside, Eastside or anywhere in-between, when it comes to one of kind finds, our locally owned shops gotcha covered.

With everything from the latest clothing styles and high-end jewelry to handcrafted art and hand-dipped chocolates, time to think outside the (big) box and shop small in Forks!

Listed below are just some of my top local hot spots to shop.

Badman Design

18 South 3rd Street, Grand Forks | 701-746-7300

For those looking to find exclusive jewelry, liturgical art, custom-made décor and GF/UND themed gifts, Badman Design is the place to go.  Acclaimed local artist, David Badman, creates all his metal masterpieces in-studio. 


3750 32nd Avenue South, Grand Forks | 701-772-3726

While their sister store (located right next door) offers some of the cutest kids clothing around, CURIOUS Gift carries quaint ‘n quirky artwork, décor, kitchen accessories, jewelry and much more.  Shop in-store or online at

Key Bliss

3000 32nd Avenue South, Grand Forks | 701-757-1797

Key Bliss is a popular Southside boutique offering fashion forward yet affordable clothing and accessories, including their KB exclusive graphic tees.  Shop in-store or online at


402 DeMers Avenue, Grand Forks | 701-741-5373

One of Food Network star Molly Yeh’s fav places to shop, Kittsona specializes in stylish apparel and accessories for women that appeal to every taste and budget.  Kittsona also features locally inspired gifts such as ND/MN t-shirts, décor and gifts galore.  Shop in-store or online at


2800 South Columbia Road, Grand Forks | 701-289-7095

Located in the Scheels wing of Columbia Mall, this newly opened boutique features on-trend clothing and accessories for both women and little girls, plus items perfect for gifting.  Shop in-store or online at

Mainstream Boutique

2712 South Columbia Road, Grand Forks | 701-757-2003

Mainstream is a multigenerational women’s clothing store that carries a wide variety of top name fashions and accessories, including their exclusive brand: Mac & Me.

Northern Roots Boutique

2550 South Columbia Road, Grand Forks | 701-757-4277

With sizes ranging from XS to 3X, Northern Roots specializes in popular name brand clothing and accessories for every woman at prices that are easy on the pocketbook.  Shop in-store or online at

Persephone’s Floral

310 Kittson Avenue, Grand Forks | 919-922-0852

Literally brighten someone's day with a lovely, colorful arrangement, bouquet or handmade greeting card from Persephone’s. Stop by their recently opened Downtown shop or purchase online at  

Pretty b.

2650 32nd Avenue South, Grand Forks | 701-757-0179

This funky chic Southside boutique offers up contemporary clothing and accessories that help you like a million bucks on a budget.  Shop in-store or online at

RH Standard

6 South 3rd Street, Grand Forks | 701-757-4220

RH Standard offers knowledgeable staff who will assist male and female clientele with personal style interpretation and exemplary tailoring.  RH has exclusive rights to Antique logo wear, as well.  Whether looking to purchase a glittery gown for the gala or stylish sweatshirt for casual Fridays, RH can meet your all your apparel needs.


223 DeMers Avenue, East Grand Forks |

Simply boutique brings a big city shopping experience to our quaint Downtown by offering a wide variety of trendy women’s clothing, shoes, accessories, baby gifts and more.  Shop in-store or online at

Widman’s Candy

106 South 3rd Street, Grand Forks | 701-775-3480

Looking for some serious eye candy?  You’ll be able to pick up the sweetest treats in town at Widman’s!  Family owned and operated since the 1940s, this charming shop still makes all its chocolates in-house.  Widman’s most famous item is the “Chippers” (chocolate covered rippled potato chips) but these candy experts have been hand dipping all sorts of goodies – including sunflower seeds, cranberries, caramel, toffee, marshmallows, bacon, even jalapenos – in deliciously decadent chocolate for decades.

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